"Miss Darcy" has been proudly instructing dance, theatre, and other various forms of performance and visual art for 27 years through dance schools, recreational programming, non profit organizations, theatre groups, and dance ministries.
Miss Darcy's love for dance began at a very young age growing up in southern Ohio. She majored in Theatre in college but came back around to her first love of dance in 1997 when she moved to Elyria, Ohio. Miss Darcy has always been passionate about building confidence in her dancers all while having fun, in a positive yet professional environment. She believes that each student has the potential to be a star and shine regardless of abilities. Miss Darcy continues her training in dance thru accredited training programs and provides ongoing training for her teachers in order to stay up to date on trends
Miss Darcy's concentration of instruction varies from from Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Lyrical to Musical Theatre, Shakespearian Theatre, adaptive dance for special needs, Vocal music and Tumbling and Contortion, beginner through advanced, ages 18 months through adults. She has won numerous awards as a dancer as well as a esteemed choreographer with her choreography receiving high placement and overalls at the competitive level.
As a performer, Miss Darcy has achieved high achievements and awards in theatre and music including the Irene Ryan award for ACTF, I Love Dance Competition Sweetheart, American Dancer of the Year, and several First Place and overall awards for her solo and group work spanning over 25 years.